Monthly Archives: August 2014

Directionless?

The other day, I sent out an email blast to indie artists and songwriters on my email list. I was sharing about what we offer through Indie Impact Promotions, and my new online course for Christian indie artists, Indie University. … Continue reading

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There Shall be No Promotion Before It’s Time

Today, I was having a discussion with an indie artist who was interested in promoting his music through my Indie Impact promotional offer. (we send a blast out to our entire email list letting them know of indie artists they … Continue reading

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Rings of Influence

I have been thinking alot lately about “rings of influence.” It’s like a Bullseye, with your innermost core being the red center, and outer rings radiating from the center. Relationships in the inner core are those who you know the … Continue reading

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The Path of Least Resistance

I love to fly. Sitting inside an aluminum tube as its wings bounce up and down from turbulence is enough to bring any person closer to God. I find flying to be a very spiritual experience. I pray non-stop! I … Continue reading

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Count The Costs

So, you want to be a CCM artist? Awesome! There is nothing more gratifying than creating and performing music and seeing people’s lives changed. I think it’s great to aspire to inspire, but you better get ready to perspire and … Continue reading

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Are you Fishing?

Ive been thinking about this lately.. I have been working with indies since 1997.. and I see a lot of the things they do to try and “make it..” I had this analogy come to me, and wanted to share … Continue reading

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If things aren’t happening…

I have some thoughts on why things may not happening the way you may have hoped they would. I see this in my own life. Take a good close look at your life and mission and see if anything resonates … Continue reading

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Why most indies don’t sell much music online

Here’s a thought I have shared before.. and it is a tough subject. The majority of indies do not sell that much music online. I think I know why.. What if what you are selling isn’t all that good??? (in … Continue reading

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Get Real

For most of you who are reading this post, you probably don’t know me all that well. You may think being the founder and president of Indieheaven, I sit in a overstuffed fine leather chair in a huge office with … Continue reading

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I Need A Promotion

I’m sure you’ve heard the saying, “It’s easy to produce music these days, but hard to promote it.” Well, if you haven’t heard that saying, now you’ve read it. And it’s true. It’s never been easier to create a song, … Continue reading

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